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Venezuela: Chavez in good condition after surgery

February 29, 2012 • World NewsComments (0)

A man hands out government flyers with a front page image of Venezuela’s President Hugo Chavez that reads in Spanish “Radically Chavists!” in Caracas, Venezuela, Tuesday Feb. 28, 2012. Doctors successfully extracted a tumor from Chavez’s pelvic region and he was stable and recovering Tuesday with family at his side, his vice president...

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Activist group: 144 dead across Syria

February 28, 2012 • World NewsComments (0)

A Free Syrian Army fighter takes a position as the Syrian Army advances towards the town of Sarmin, north of Syria, Monday, Feb. 27, 2012. European Union foreign ministers said Monday they were increasingly appalled by the Syrian government’s ruthless...

Clinton appeals for all Syrians to abandon Assad

February 27, 2012 • World NewsComments (0)

Children gather next to an effigy of Syrian President Bashar Al-Assad, during a demonstration in the outskirts of Idlib, northern Syria, Sunday Feb. 26, 2012. (AP Photo/Rodrigo Abd) RABAT, Morocco (AP) — Syrians in the military and business who still...

Colombia's FARC announces halt to kidnapping

February 27, 2012 • World NewsComments (0)

Police officers hold photographs of fellow officers, who were kidnapped by rebels of the Revolutionary Armed Forces of Colombia (FARC), in the main square during a protest to demand his freedom in Bogota, Colombia, Thursday Feb. 23, 2012. (AP Photo/Fernando...

Israeli PM slams Palestinian leader's speech

February 27, 2012 • World NewsComments (0)

Palestinian President Mahmoud Abbas attends the opening of the International Conference on Jerusalem in Doha, Sunday Feb. 26, 2012. Qatar’s ruler says the Arab identity in Jerusalem is threatened by Israeli expansion around the city claimed as capital...

Pressure on Europe grows at Mexico G-20 meeting

February 26, 2012 • World NewsComments (0)

U.S. Treasury Secretary Timothy Geithner speaks at a meeting with G-20 finance ministers, in Mexico City, Saturday Feb. 25, 2012. Concerns about Europe’s sovereign debt crisis topped the agenda Saturday, with Geithner acknowledging the work of European...

Fire at Brazil's Antarctic base kills 2, injures 1

February 26, 2012 • World NewsComments (0)

In this photo released by Armada de Chile, fire and smoke rise from Brazil’s Comandante Ferraz station in Almirantazgo Bay, in the South Shetland Islands of Antarctica, Saturday Feb. 25, 2012. In an emailed statement, the Brazilian navy said the fire...

At least 50 killed in Syria as regime pounds Homs

February 25, 2012 • World NewsComments (0)

In this Wednesday, Feb. 22, 2012 citizen journalism image provided by the Local Coordination Committees in Syria and accessed on Thursday, Feb. 23, 2012, anti-Syrian regime protesters hold up Kurdish flags with a fleet of cars during a rally in the...

Red Cross in Syria fails to evacuate reporters

February 25, 2012 • World NewsComments (0)

This is an undated image made available Wednesday Feb. 22, 2012 by the Sunday Times in London of journalist Marie Colvin. A French government spokeswoman on Wednesday identified two Western reporters killed in Homs, Syria as American war reporter Marie Colvin...

Pakistan: Militants attack police station, kill 3

February 24, 2012 • World NewsComments (0)

A rescue worker looks at the wreckage of a vehicle damaged by a bomb blast in Peshawar, Pakistan on Thursday, Feb 23, 2012. A powerful car bomb ripped through an outdoor minibus terminal in northwestern Pakistan on Thursday, killing many people and wounding...